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  • President's Growing Ambitions Make Political Waves in Bulgaria
  • India President Kovind Arrives in Bulgaria
  • IOC President Thomas Bach meets Bulgarian President Rumen ...
  • President Ram Nath Kovind to visit Cyprus, Bulgaria, Czech ...
  • President's Growing Ambitions Make Political Waves in Bulgaria
  • India President Kovind Arrives in Bulgaria
  • IOC President Thomas Bach meets Bulgarian President Rumen ...
  • President Ram Nath Kovind to visit Cyprus, Bulgaria, Czech ...

  • Bulgaria's Prime Minister Met with the Bavarian Chief Public ...
  • Former Prime Minister: Bulgaria's Government Instability is a Fact ...
  • President's Growing Ambitions Make Political Waves in Bulgaria
  • Bulgaria pledges solidarity with Hungary in rights standoff with EU
  • Three Bulgarian ministers sacked after fatal bus crash
  • Borissov Downplays Bulgaria's Support for Hungary
  • Economic Growth in Bulgaria is Lower than Expected - 3.4%
  • Bulgaria reports 0.8% economic growth in Q2 2018
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgarian National Bank Lowered Its Expectations for Economic ...
  • India's economy making steady progress: President Kovind in Bulgaria
  • Is Bulgaria the EU's next rule of law crisis?
  • Economic Growth in Bulgaria is Lower than Expected - 3.4%
  • Bulgaria reports 0.8% economic growth in Q2 2018
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgaria's 'Fake' Castles Fail to Inspire Tourist Boom
  • AES 'committed to Bulgaria' as power purchase agreement ...
  • Ram Nath Kovind meets Bulgarian PM, invites companies to ...
  • Is Bulgaria the EU's next rule of law crisis?
  • Boyko Borisov: Bulgaria Has Some of the Best Conditions for Doing ...
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgaria's 'Fake' Castles Fail to Inspire Tourist Boom
  • AES 'committed to Bulgaria' as power purchase agreement ...
  • Defusing the 'demographic timebomb': the world's population ...
  • India's economy making steady progress: President Kovind in Bulgaria
  • Bulgarian National Bank Lowered Its Expectations for Economic ...
  • UK fruit farmers feel the squeeze as Brexit looms
  • The President of India on a State Visit in Bulgaria; Russia Stops the ...
  • Making ideas into reality at MIT's 'Future Factory'
  • Bulgaria's exports rose 15.7% in 2017, but trade balance negative ...
  • Bulgaria reports 0.8% economic growth in Q2 2018
  • AES 'committed to Bulgaria' as power purchase agreement ...
  • Bulgarian National Bank Lowered Its Expectations for Economic ...
  • Turkey reports half-year growth
  • Lavender Herb Production Reducing Poverty in Bulgaria
  • Greek fruit and veg exports to European destinations on the rise
  • EU braced for BUDGET WAR: Bulgaria forced to boost payments by ...
  • UPDATE 1-Bulgaria ends 2016 with budget surplus of 1.6 pct of GDP
  • Bulgaria's Budget Sinks Deeper in May, Fiscal Reserve Finally Up
  • Bulgaria Budget Surplus Shows Dramatic Decrease
  • One in 10 UK adults involved in an environmental group, figures show
  • Is Baton Rouge protest photo really iconic?
  • Some 20% of Cigarettes in Bulgaria Contraband
  • Bulgaria's Debt For 2016 is 29% of GDP
  • Bulgaria's Debt in 2016 Accounts for 29.5% of GDP
  • Bulgaria posts third lowest debt-to-GDP ratio in EU at end-Sept ...
  • Fitch, Standard&Poor's re-affirm Bulgaria's credit ratings
  • Institutional quality among Bulgaria's main credit challenges - Moody's
  • Iran's Rial Is In A Death Spiral, Again
  • Bulgaria and the Euro

    Bulgaria Leaders


    President


  • President's Growing Ambitions Make Political Waves in Bulgaria
  • India President Kovind Arrives in Bulgaria
  • IOC President Thomas Bach meets Bulgarian President Rumen ...

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Parliament speaker affirms Bulgaria`s interest in Azerbaijan ...
  • Bulgarian Parliament Speaker: We are Ready to Support the ...
  • Speaker of Bulgaria's National Assembly arrives in Azerbaijan

    Prime Minister


  • Former Prime Minister: Bulgaria's Government Instability is a Fact ...
  • President's Growing Ambitions Make Political Waves in Bulgaria
  • Bulgaria's Prime Minister Met with the Bavarian Chief Public ...

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Deputy PM: Bulgaria to defend Hungary against move to strip it of ...
  • Bulgaria pledges solidarity with Hungary in rights standoff with EU
  • This Week in Europe: Fort Trump, Salzburg summit and more

    Minister of Economy


  • Turkish Company Sarkuysan will Invest BGN 17 Million in Shumen ...
  • Vietnam Becomes more Attractive to Bulgarian Businesses
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Bulgarian Agriculture Minister: 'Significant improvement' in steps ...
  • The Bulgarian Government Negotiates with Big Retailers About ...
  • African Swine Fever: Situation 'more than critical' – Bulgarian deputy ...

    Minister of Culture


  • Bulgaria's 'Fake' Castles Fail to Inspire Tourist Boom
  • Cultural events held in Canada, Bulgaria to mark National Day
  • Sixth Edition of the Book Alley Starts in Sofia

    Minister of Defense


  • Bulgaria Stands Behind Hungary and Against Brussels
  • Bulgaria's Soviet Jets: Trojan Horses in a NATO Air Force?
  • Bulgaria's Soviet Jets: Trojan Horses In A NATO Air Force? – Analysis

    Minister of Education


  • 1700 Teacher Vacancies for this School Year in Bulgaria
  • PM Borisov Attended the Launching of the First High School of ...
  • Bulgaria's 2018/19 school year begins, as first-grade numbers drop

    Minister of Energy


  • Owner of Bulgarian Inercom Quits Photovoltaic Energy Businesses ...
  • Quinquepartite Energy meeting between Greece, Bulgaria, Israel ...
  • Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria Construction to Begin by Late 2018

    Minister of Finance


  • Bulgaria adopts action plan for joining ERM II and EU Banking Union
  • CALENDRIER du 10 septembre au 16 septembre 2018
  • Bulgaria to end 2018 with balanced budget or surplus - fin min

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Morocco's Foreign Minister Arrives on a Visit to Bulgaria
  • Bulgarian Military Monument in Nis, Serbia was Desecrated
  • Chrystia Freeland co-hosts 'historic' meeting for female foreign ...

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Bulgarian President Dismisses Secretary-General of Interior
  • Bulgaria Stands Behind Hungary and Against Brussels
  • Bulgarian President Refuses To Meet Ruling Party For Dismissal of ...

    Minister of Justice


  • Former Prime Minister: Bulgaria's Government Instability is a Fact ...
  • Three Bulgarian ministers resign over bus crash that killed 17
  • Bulgarians Protest Against Investigative Reporters' Arrests

    Minister of Health


  • Bulgaria's mentally ill battle for dignity
  • 16 tourists reportedly killed after bus crashes in Bulgaria
  • Breaking News: Three Bulgarian Ministers Resigned Because of the ...

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Bulgaria PM's Infrastructure Dreams Remain Stuck on Ground
  • Three Bulgarian Ministers Quit Over Fatal Coach Crash
  • Bulgarian parl approves new ministers of interior, transport, regional ...

    Minister of Sports


  • IOC President Thomas Bach meets Bulgarian President Rumen ...
  • Olympic Highlights
  • 'Admin error' led to Irish Sports Minister's champion rower name error

    Director of State Security Service


  • Was the Philosopher Julia Kristeva a Cold War Collaborator?
  • Bulgarian PM Borissov praises security co-operation during visit to ...
  • Dissident's Assassination Haunts Bulgaria After 40 Years

    Chairman National Bank


  • Bulgaria adopts action plan for joining ERM II and EU Banking Union
  • Daily Digest
  • CALENDRIER du 24 septembre au 30 septembre 2018

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Bulgaria, India condemn terrorism in all forms
  • President invites Bulgaria to become India's key partner in defence ...
  • PKK terrorist arrested in Bulgaria

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Polish, US presidents likely to sign landmark declaration: aide
  • Bulgarian and Romanian Journalists Detained in Bulgaria; New ...
  • Rocky mountain summit

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Government News 20/9
  • New Supreme Judicial Council Members Take The Oath of Supreme ...
  • Concerned Jews of America, Here Are Answers to Your Pledge

    Opposition


  • President's Growing Ambitions Make Political Waves in Bulgaria
  • Bulgaria Stands up for the Rights of People With Disabilities
  • Borissov Downplays Bulgaria's Support for Hungary

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Economic Growth in Bulgaria is Lower than Expected - 3.4%
  • Bulgaria Sees Fiscal Surplus at 2.4%/GDP at End-August
  • Bulgaria's Q2 GDP growth slows to 3.4% y/y - prelim data
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgaria sees fiscal surplus at 2.4pc/GDP at end-August
  • For 10 Years, Households' Financial Assets in Bulgaria Jumped ...
  • Total Collapse of Foreign Direct Investments in Bulgaria, According ...
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    Investment

  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgaria's 'Fake' Castles Fail to Inspire Tourist Boom
  • AES 'committed to Bulgaria' as power purchase agreement ...
  • Ram Nath Kovind meets Bulgarian PM, invites companies to ...
  • Is Bulgaria the EU's next rule of law crisis?
  • Boyko Borisov: Bulgaria Has Some of the Best Conditions for Doing ...
  • Bulgaria: a European success story or crisis waiting to happen?
  • Bulgaria's 'Fake' Castles Fail to Inspire Tourist Boom
  • AES 'committed to Bulgaria' as power purchase agreement ...
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    Demographics

  • Defusing the 'demographic timebomb': the world's population ...
  • India's economy making steady progress: President Kovind in Bulgaria
  • Bulgarian National Bank Lowered Its Expectations for Economic ...
  • UK fruit farmers feel the squeeze as Brexit looms
  • The President of India on a State Visit in Bulgaria; Russia Stops the ...
  • Making ideas into reality at MIT's 'Future Factory'
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    Export/Import

  • Bulgaria's exports rose 15.7% in 2017, but trade balance negative ...
  • Bulgaria reports 0.8% economic growth in Q2 2018
  • AES 'committed to Bulgaria' as power purchase agreement ...
  • Bulgarian National Bank Lowered Its Expectations for Economic ...
  • Turkey reports half-year growth
  • Lavender Herb Production Reducing Poverty in Bulgaria
  • Greek fruit and veg exports to European destinations on the rise
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    Public Spending

  • EU braced for BUDGET WAR: Bulgaria forced to boost payments by ...
  • UPDATE 1-Bulgaria ends 2016 with budget surplus of 1.6 pct of GDP
  • Bulgaria's Budget Sinks Deeper in May, Fiscal Reserve Finally Up
  • Bulgaria Budget Surplus Shows Dramatic Decrease
  • One in 10 UK adults involved in an environmental group, figures show
  • Is Baton Rouge protest photo really iconic?
  • Some 20% of Cigarettes in Bulgaria Contraband
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    Public Debt

  • Bulgaria's Debt For 2016 is 29% of GDP
  • Bulgaria's Debt in 2016 Accounts for 29.5% of GDP
  • Bulgaria posts third lowest debt-to-GDP ratio in EU at end-Sept ...
  • Fitch, Standard&Poor's re-affirm Bulgaria's credit ratings
  • Institutional quality among Bulgaria's main credit challenges - Moody's
  • Iran's Rial Is In A Death Spiral, Again
  • This Strategic Corner of Europe Is Pushing Hard to Join the Core
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-08-10BGBalance of Trade JUNBGN-565.0MBGN -70M00
    2018-08-08BGConstruction Output YoY JUN-0.50%1.10%00
    2018-08-08BGIndustrial Production YoY JUN0%-0.20%00
    2018-08-08BGIndustrial Production MoM JUN1.80%-1.10%00
    2018-08-08BGRetail Sales MoM JUN0.60%0.70%00
    2018-08-08BGRetail Sales YoY JUN6.30%6.50%00
    2018-08-07BGConsumer Confidence Q3-23.2-23.801
    2018-07-31BGInterest Rate Decision01
    2018-07-30BGBusiness Confidence JUL30.35
  • Sputnik: Donald Trump Approves Disaster Declaration For Hawaii
  • Hungary 'hostile' to human rights, says Amnesty
  • Business spending on R&D high in Hungary
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    2018-07-30BGPPI MoM JUN11